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  1. 10 at Guantanamo sent to OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | NWAonline

    ... took in 20 detainees, all Yemenis. A brief announcement from the Omani News Agency in Muscat said Sultan Qaboos Bin Said agreed to take in the men "in consideration to their humanitarian situation." It described their status there as in "temporary ...

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  2. Nation briefs: Obama to commute hundreds more nonviolent drug offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the detainee population to 45. A brief announcement from the Omani News Agency in Muscat said Sultan Qaboos Bin Said agreed to take in the men "in consideration to their humanitarian situation." It described their status there as in "temporary ...

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  3. U.S. sends 10 Guantanamo captives to Oman - Mon, 16 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... of the 10 men who were sent there. A brief announcement from the Omani News Agency in Muscat said Sultan Qaboos Bin Said agreed to take in the men "in consideration to their humanitarian situation." It described their status there as in "temporary ...

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  4. Oman says it has received 10 Guant namo captivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Miami Herald

    A brief announcement from the Omani News Agency quoted "a responsible source at the Foreign Ministry" in Muscat as saying Sultan Qaboos Bin Said agreed to take in the men "in consideration to their humanitarian situation." If confirmed, the latest transfer from the remote base in southeast Cuba would reduce the detainee population to 45. It would also mean Oman has taken in 30 captives for the Obama administration, which is in a final push to downsize the detention center population before President Barack Obama leaves office on Friday.

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  5. Oman : Jordan university official receivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Times of Oman

    ... extended to him in the Sultanate, valuing the royal honouring conferred on him in 2015 by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, granting him the Oman Civil Order of the second class in recognition of his significant efforts in serving AADO and its ...

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  6. Waiting for Trump: US-GCC relations hang in the balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... historic relations, working together for a brighter future for the world." In Oman, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said also sent a cable of congratulations to Trump, wishing him success in various areas including further growth in bilateral ties, as ...

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    Nov 18, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, presided this evening over the military parade, which was staged at the military parade ground in Muaskar Al Somoud of the Sultan's Special Force on the occasion of the Sultanate's celebrations marking the 46th Glorious National Day. Symbolic units representing the Sultan's Armed Forces , the Royal Guard of Oman , the Sultan's Special Force and the Royal Oman Police took part in the military parade.

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  8. Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani expressed in a statement to Oman ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... bin Rashid Al Zayani, Secretary-General of the GCC sent the sincerest congratulations to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and the Omani government and people on the occasion of the 46th Glorious National Day. Dr. Abdul Latif bin Rashid Al Zayani ...

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  9. Yemen ceasefire: Oman's Ministry of Foreign Affairs issues statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: An official source at the Foreign Ministry said that, in the context of the visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry to the Sultanate of Oman and the audience he had with His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on November 14, 2016 and the efforts exerted by the Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah during his meeting with the Sana'a delegation who agreed to abide by the terms of April 10, 2016 Cessation of Hostilities beginning on November 17, 2016 provided the other parties implement the same commitments. It has also been agreed that these talks will convene by the end of November 2016.

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  10. Oman's Majlis Al Shura session starts on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... While the country is celebrating the 46th National Day under the wise leadership of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said and as per the provision of the Basic Law of the State and its amendments, the first session of the second annual sitting of the ...

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  11. Art competition a Paint for Peacea invited artists to express their take on global peace.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Art competition 'Paint for Peace' invited 23 Indian artists residing in Oman and 23 local artists to express their take on global peace at the Omani Society for Fine Arts. The two-day painting competition is an initiative organised by Bhavalaya, a global platform for art and culture, under the patronage of the Indian embassy as a tribute to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on Oman's 46th National Day.

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  12. A look back at the biggest stories of the week on timesofoman.com and how they happened.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... week. Here are some of the most read stories of the week. 1. As per the Royal Orders of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, t he blessed Eid Al Adha 1437 AH holiday for employees at the ministries, public authorities and other departments of the ...

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  13. is Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on Thursday issued four Royal Decrees. Read the details here:Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Muscat : His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on Thursday issued four Royal Decrees. The first is to issue a law to continue the validity of licenses for foreign accounting and auditing firms, and excluding Omani office owners from the full-time requirement.

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  14. Mobile app that honours His Majesty wins award in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... event; Oman Tech Awards was hosted with the focal intend of realising the grand vision of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said of transforming Oman into a sustainable knowledge based economy and setting an economic vision towards 2020 of developing ...

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